Sonja Kittelsen


Sonja Kittelsen
Sonja Kittelsen left PRIO in 2011. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.


Languages spoken:

English, Norwegian, French


2005 M.A. International Affairs, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario
Cluster: Human Security and Global Governance

2003 Honors B.A. with distinction, English/International and Comparative Studies, Huron University College, London, Ontario

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Recent publications

All publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Kittelsen, Sonja (2009) Conceptualizing Biorisk: Dread Risk and the Threat of Bioterrorism in Europe , Security Dialogue 40(1): 51–71.
Kittelsen, Sonja (2007) Beyond Bounded Space: Europe, Security, and the Global Circulation of Infectious Disease , European Security 16(2): 121–142.


Burgess, J. Peter;Amicelle, Anthony;Bartels, Edien;Bellanova, Rocco;Cerami, Alfio;Eggum, Erik;Hoogensen, Gunhild;Kittelsen, Sonja;Knibbe, Kim;de Koning, Martijn;Koser, Khalid;Krause, Keith; & Salemink, Oscar (2007) Promoting Human Security: Ethical, Normative and Educational Frameworks in Western Europe. : .

PRIO Policy Brief

Burgess, J. Peter & Sonja Kittelsen (2007) Between Prevention and Preparedness: The European Commission’s Green Paper on Bio-preparedness, PRIO Policy Brief, 3. Oslo: PRIO.